Pesto. Even sitting here typing the words make my stomach yearn for some. I fell in love with pesto about nine years ago. A dear friend invited us over for dinner and set before me a plate of pasta with a green sauce gently coating the noodles. I admit, I wasn’t so sure about green… Read More Pecan Pesto Pasta – 100% Vegan!
The very first question I get asked by my girls when my feet touch the floor in the morning is, “Mom, what’s for breakfast?” The second question is, “Mom, have you had your coffee?” I guess they understand that nothing really happens until I get my morning cup of hope! Since we have decided to… Read More My Top 6 Kitchen Gadgets I Can’t Live Without!
Greens, Greens, and nothing but greens! I love greens. I have always loved greens Maybe not as much as the green-loving witch in Into The Woods (I can’t imagine deciding to ruin people’s lives over greens), but I think I am a string second. I remember my parents having to set clear boundaries on my… Read More Lemony Sauteed Greens
A few days ago, my sister Cherie and I drove to the Whole Foods in Annapolis, MD to hear a lecture from Dr.Neal Bernard. Now, for those who don’t know I am a huge Dr. Bernard fan. He is best known for his revolutionary work with diabetes. He has proven, through years of research and case… Read More Crispy Chickpea Cakes
When I woke up to a yard covered with snow, three things came to mind: Sledding Hot Chocolate Movies It seems like ever since we moved in to our new home all it has been doing is snowing and sleeting. Most of the snow has been the wet and icy kind. But last night’s snow fall,… Read More Easy Homemade Hot Chocolate Reciepe
My sister, Cherie has been talking about her amazing Kale salad for months. Now although I do eat my kale, I will admit I am not thrilled at the idea of raw kale greens. I prefer them cooked (boiled, sauteed or steamed) or blended in a smoothie. But raw… So when I was visiting my… Read More Amazing (and easy) Kale Salad
In our house Saturday mornings mean one thing, pancakes! After a week of oatmeal breakfasts (we love our oatmeal but do enjoy a break) we all look forward to a hot stack of fluffy pancakes. On a usual morning we would have opened our trusty Aunt Jemima Complete pancake mix. But ever since we have… Read More Daddy’s Fluffy Vegan Pancakes